Borske Sklo (Czechoslovakia) 'Honeycomb' Large 8" Vase, in Amber/Blue *RARE FIND*
Borske Sklo, originally named Borske Sklarny National Corporation, was founded in 1948, in the Novy Bor region of Czechoslovakia, and incorporated all the glassworks in the area.
In 1953 the company merged with Borocrystal and Umelecke Sklo to form Borske Sklo National Corporation.
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An incredible piece featuring their 'Honeycomb' pattern, in the amber/blue variation, circa 1930s/40s. The glass design features hexagonal panels, hence the name. Some of these are finished in the amber/blue colouring, whilst the majority are left clear.
This large piece measures approx 20.5cm (8") tall and 24.5cm wide.
Condition wise there are no chips, cracks or major pattern/colour loss to the coloured panels.
These large vases, often called 'witch bowls', were used for large displays of flowers or as single decorative centrepieces.